Obituaries

Obituaries

Donald A. Heim 1931 - 2006

Services for Donald A. Heim, 74, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Inurnment with military honors will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.Mr. Heim died Friday, May 19, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Nov. 13, 1931, in Worden, the son of Fred and Mary Lucy Barnes Heim. He graduated from Baldwin High School in 1950.Mr. Heim served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1954 during the Korean War and was stationed in Japan. He worked at Heifner Nursery in Topeka and later for the Buildings and Grounds Department at Kansas University before he retired in 1994. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church, American Legion Dorsey-Liberty Post 14, the American Association of Retired Persons and Lawrence Senior Center.Survivors include two brothers, Kenneth, Shawnee and Raymond, San Diego; and a sister, Florence Dodder, Baldwin.The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday before the services at the funeral home.The family suggests memorials to the church or the American Cancer Society, sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.